| hope for the homeless | Homelessness Is An Issue, But These 4 Companies Make It Easy (& Fashionable) For You To Help

Here in San Francisco there are constant reminders that homelessness is an issue. And while a lot of us look at it merely as an inconvenience (guilty as charged), it’s actually a very alarming, disturbing and kind of mindboggling problem. According to the most recent report from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, […]

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| nailed it | Do You Know What Chemicals Are Lurking in Your Nail Polish?

Like many of the feminine persuasion, I’m a sucker for a good mani/pedi. Unfortunately, nail polish is often filled to the brim with harsh chemicals — boo, sad face, etc., etc. The big three chemical culprits in nail polish are Toluene, Dibutyl Phthalate (DBP) and Formaldehyde. Toluene is toxic to the nervous system. Inhalation of […]

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| hygge lyfe | What the H is Hygge & 5 Ethical Essentials So You Can Do It

Between all the rain we have been getting here in San Francisco, the frigid temps/snow and ice storms in other parts of the country, and a Trump presidency just around the corner, frankly I’m just not really into the whole, “leaving my house” thing. Luckily for me (thank you Denmark), that is a thing, it’s called hygge, it’s […]

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